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Learning cities for adult learners

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Written in English

About the Edition

Learning cities call for a connection of adult education to elementary, secondary, and postsecondary institutions along with vocational and corporate workspaces. This volume considers how "learning cities for adult learners" could be created in America that promote lifelong learning and education. Encouraging a widespread approach to educate and learn across disciplines, within communities, and inside the minds of all people, topics covered include: workplace and organizational learning, community engagement and service learning, public libraries and cooperative extension, and l.

Table of Contents

Evolution and reconstruction of learning cities for sustainable actions -- Connie Watson, Aimee Tiu Wu
Learning cities, systems change, and community engagement scholarship -- Hiram E. Fitzgerald, Renee Zientek
Workplace, organizational, and societal: three domains of learning for 21st-century cities -- Lyle Yorks, Jody Barto
Public libraries and cooperative extension as community partners for lifelong learning and learning cities -- Alysia Peich, Cynthia Needles Fletcher
A connected history of health and education: learning together toward a better city -- Joanne Howard, Diane Howard, Ebbin Dotson
Role of leisure in humanizing learning cities -- Dan K. Hibbler, Leodis Scott
Learning cities for all: directions to a new adult education and learning movement -- Leodis Scott.

Edition Notes

"Spring 2015."

Includes bibliographical references and index.

New directions for adult and continuing education -- number 145, New directions for adult and continuing education -- no. 145.


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Library of Congress
LC5219 .L386 2015

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1 online resource (99 pages)
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1119075319, 1119075394, 1119075270
9781119075318, 9781119075394, 9781119075271

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